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London, Paris & Spanish Treasures

England, France & Spain in 15 Days, 13 Nights in Destination

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Journey through some of Europe’s most iconic cities independently by Eurostar, London and Paris, and get to know their most emblematic sights before heading over to Spain to discover historic Madrid and colorful Barcelona.

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    London
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    Paris
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    Seine river
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    Barcelona
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    Madrid

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Accommodation: 13 Nights

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Day 2 to 5

Holiday Inn London - Regent's Park

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London

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Rating TripAdvisor travelers

The hotels we select comply with our high standards and requirements per category. The allocation is dependent on availability and seasonality, so you can be assigned any of our selection, including the following: Doubletree Chelsea, Holiday Inn Bloomsbury London, Millennium & Copthorne Hotels at Chelsea FC, Novotel London Wembley, Novotel London West, Pullman St. Pancras Hotel London , The Rembrandt London

Itinerary

Start your adventure in the royal capital of the UK and explore its most iconic monuments, from the Big Ben to the London bridge, before hopping on the Eurostar to the City of Light. In Paris, get to know the romantic French capital’s Eiffel Tower and the myriad of museums at your disposal. Finally, head to Spain to unearth the beauty of Madrid and Barcelona.

1st Day: US - Night on board
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Arrive at your US departure airport ready to board a flight to London. Night on board*. 

*If either your outbound or inbound flights depart in the early hours (before 4:00 a.m.) you must arrive at the airport the night before the indicated departure day.

2nd Day: London
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Arrive in London and self-transfer to the hotel*. The vibrant capital of the United Kingdom, London, is known for its amazing museums, trendy-setting fashion scene, immense history and as the home of the Royal family. Located on the banks of the River Thames, London has been an important human settlement since it was founded by the Romans almost two millennia ago!

A global city, London is a center of arts, commerce, education, fashion, finance, media, research, tourism and transport. Once you've checked in at the hotel, enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure to explore this huge city. Hop on the London Underground or use the excellent bus network to easily travel between sights as you spend your first evening exploring at your own pace. Overnight stay in London. 

*You will have the option to add a transfer from the airport to your hotel in the next step of the booking process. Please contact our customer service if you require a transfer from an airport other than LGW or LHR.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Holiday Inn London - Rege... or similar

2855 Reviews

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3rd Day: London
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Breakfast at the hotel. See London from a different perspective today, with a sightseeing cruise along the River Thames! Take in the views of several of the capital's most emblematic riverside landmarks, such as Tower Bridge, Southbank and the London Eye and enjoy the fully-stocked bar to buy drinks and snacks as you listen to the entertaining onboard commentary! 

Afternoon free to enjoy the capital at your leisure. Why not go shopping along Oxford Street or Carnaby Street, stroll along the vibrant Southbank or pay a visit to Buckingham Palace to watch the Changing of the Guards? Overnight stay in London.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Holiday Inn London - Rege... or similar

2855 Reviews

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Activities

included
London City Cruise

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4th Day: London
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Breakfast at the hotel. Today is yours to enjoy as you see fit. Take this time to appreciate all the beauty of London. Perhaps now would be a good time to go souvenir shopping and stop by the many pubs and eateries the city has to offer. Alternatively, we recommend taking part in our optional excursion to the Tower of London*. Overnight stay in London. 

*Optional Visit to the Tower of London: Take part in a royal experience like no other where you will explore the capital city's iconic castle, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Get up close and personal with the famous Crown Jewels and meet the legendary Yeoman Warders and ravens. Transfers not included.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Holiday Inn London - Rege... or similar

2855 Reviews

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Activities

Optional
Visit to the Tower of London

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5th Day: London - Paris
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Breakfast at the hotel. It's time to continue your trip towards Paris. At the indicated time, self-transfer to the train station for a Eurostar journey to the exciting French capital. 

Arrive in the 'City of Light' and self-transfer to your hotel. Paris is the capital of France and is well-known for its stylish streets, romantic architecture and captivating cultural sights. Spend the remainder of the day exploring the atmospheric avenues and bucket-list sights of Paris at your leisure. Overnight stay in Paris.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Mercure Paris Ivry Quai d... or similar

311 Reviews

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6th Day: Paris
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Breakfast at the hotel. Today, enjoy the first half of the day getting to know the city at your own leisure. Take this time to walk through the romantic streets of Paris and do some sight-seeing of your own; the perfect way to further get to know this new enchanting environment. 

Stop by one of the several cafés, bars and restaurants Paris has to offer and indulge in the very best of French cuisine. After that, why not take a stroll through the Montmartre or le Marais and visit an art gallery, as the locals do?

In the evening take part in an unforgettable after dark sightseeing cruise on the Seine where you will get to know some of Paris' most emblematic sights offering a completely new perspective of the city (transfers not included). Overnight stay in Paris. 

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Mercure Paris Ivry Quai d... or similar

311 Reviews

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Activities

included
City of Lights: Paris After Dark Sightseeing Cruise

Light

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7th Day: Paris
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Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a day at your leisure in the eternal city of Paris. Why not visit the iconic Eiffel Tower, particularly beautiful when it is illuminated at nightfall, or catch a cabaret show at the legendary Moulin Rouge! Overnight stay in Paris. 

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Mercure Paris Ivry Quai d... or similar

311 Reviews

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8th Day: Paris - Madrid
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Breakfast at the hotel. Leave Paris behind and set your sights on warm Spain. At the indicated time, self-transfer at your own expense to the airport to board a flight to Madrid. Arrive in the enigmatic capital of Spain, known for its vibrant atmosphere, classical architecture and beautiful squares and parks. Transfer to the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at leisure to start exploring the city's brilliant dining scene and lively nightlife. Overnight in Madrid.


Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Puerta de Toledo or similar

1414 Reviews

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9th Day: Madrid
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Breakfast at the hotel. Make your own way to the nearest pick-up point and discover Madrid aboard a double-decker tour bus. Hop-on and hop-off the bus as many times as you wish and enjoy the city at your own pace. There are two different routes available. Route 1 (blue) will take you to discover the Historical Madrid and includes a complete historical, artistic and monumental tour. Discover the beautiful Paseo del Prado or admire magnificent buildings, legacy of the Habsburgs period.

The second route (green) goes through Modern Madrid. Discover the city beyond historical landmarks and royal monuments. The itinerary will take you by the impressive KIO towers, Museum of Public Art and Real Madrid stadium.

The rest of the day is free to enjoy the world-class cuisine, excellent shopping and limitless cultural treasures of Madrid at your leisure. We recommend a half-day excursion to the city of Toledo*. Overnight stay in Madrid.

*Optional Afternoon Excursion to Toledo: Set off this afternoon for the historic city of Toledo, known as the 'City of Three Cultures' for its fusion of Jewish, Muslim and Christian histories. Discover this once powerful Imperial City and its eclectic mix of architectural styles.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Puerta de Toledo or similar

1414 Reviews

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Activities

included
Madrid City Tour Hop-on/Hop-off

Light

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Optional
Half-Day Afternoon Excursion to Toledo

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10th Day: Madrid
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Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a day to discover Madrid at your leisure. Why not soak up a little culture at the incredible Prado Museum or go shopping along the Gran Via? For an afternoon stroll, we recommend El Retiro Park, home to a beautiful boating lake, stone fountains and the elegant Crystal Palace.

Alternatively, why not enjoy an excursion to Ávila and Segovia*? As night falls, be sure to get out and enjoy Madrid's vibrant nightlife! The city is known for its many rooftop bars where you can enjoy sunset drinks alongside excellent views of the city! Overnight stay in Madrid.

*Optional Excursion to Ávila & Segovia: Set off for the charming city of Ávila, one of the best-preserved medieval fortified cities in Spain. Enjoy a walking tour through the old town to discover its Gothic palaces, fortified cathedral and Romanesque-style churches. Visit the incredible Walls of Ávila and enjoy free time to explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site at your own pace.

Next, set off for Segovia, where you'll stop for a gastronomic lunch before continuing the day with a guided tour of the exterior of Segovia Cathedral and an atmospheric walk through the old Jewish Quarter. Finally, enjoy a guided visit to the magnificent Alcazar of Segovia, a castle said to have inspired Walt Disney and one of the most enchanting medieval fortifications in Europe!

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Hotel Puerta de Toledo or similar

1414 Reviews

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Activities

Optional
Full-Day Excursion to Ávila & Segovia with lunch

Moderate

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11th Day: Madrid - Barcelona
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Breakfast at the hotel. Leave the capital behind as you make your way to the train station to catch a high-speed train to Barcelona. Arrive in the Catalonian capital and transfer to your hotel.

This vibrant city will give you a warm welcome, known for its artistic heritage and Gaudi's amazing architecture, spend the remainder of the day at your leisure, exploring the historic streets of the Barrio Gothic or strolling along the seafront in the old fishing neighborhood of Barceloneta. Overnight stay in Barcelona.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Evenia Rocafort or similar

731 Reviews

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12th Day: Barcelona
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Breakfast at the hotel. Discover the city today on a combined walking and bus tour of Barcelona. Find your own way to the meeting point at Barcelona's Estació del Nord to meet your guide and set off on a walking tour of the historic neighborhoods of Born and the Gothic Quarter.

Stroll along some of the most emblematic streets in the city before reaching the incredible Barcelona Cathedral, famed for its magnificent Gothic architecture. Continue the walking tour to uncover the secrets of one of the oldest parts of the city.

Next, board an air-conditioned coach for a panoramic tour of Barcelona's most important sights. See the beautiful Mediterranean Coastline and Port Olympic, pass by the old fisherman's quarter of Barceloneta and head inland to the leafy neighborhood of Montjuïc. Famous as the stage for the 1992 Olympic Games, learn how this event transformed the city.

Take the Montjuïc cable car for amazing views across the entire city and visit MNAC Viewpoint for captivating panoramas of Barcelona. On the way back to the meeting point, drive along spectacular Passeig de Gracia to see some of the most emblematic architecture of Gaudi, such as Casa Batlló and La Pedrera. End the tour and enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure, making the most of the city's incredible beaches or indulging in Barcelona's many tapas bars. Overnight stay in Barcelona.

Please note: The Montjuïc cable car is under maintenance between January and early March. If you visit during this time, this cable car ride will be replaced by a ride on the Port Cable Car instead. 

Important information: Please note that time and days in Barcelona can be changed according to the availability of the walking and bus tour of Barcelona. It will be confirmed 15 days before arrival. However, all included excursions are already guaranteed.

In case that the Barcelona city tour is not available because of external causes such as a religious or an official event, a national holiday or demonstrations, a 1-day-pass of the hop-on-hop-off bus will be offered.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Evenia Rocafort or similar

731 Reviews

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Activities

included
Walking & Panoramic Tour of Barcelona with Cable Car Ride

Moderate

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13th Day: Barcelona
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Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy today in Barcelona to explore at your leisure! Why not get to know the vibrant neighborhood of El Raval or pay a visit to Park Guell in Gracia, the fantastical creation of architect Antoni Gaudi? For an afternoon stroll be sure to visit Parque de la Ciudadela, one of the most popular green spaces in the city.

On the other hand, don't miss the chance to visit the world-famous La Sagrada Familia, perhaps the most famous of all of Gaudi's architectural masterpieces! Overnight stay in Barcelona.

*Optional Fast Track Sagrada Familia & Gaudi's Artistic Works: Visit two of the most important landmarks in Barcelona, the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell. Admire Gaudí’s mastery and learn about the symbolism of his incredible works. Discover some of the most emblematic modernist monuments in the city and walk by two of the most important Gaudí works: La Pedrera and Casa Batlló.

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Evenia Rocafort or similar

731 Reviews

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Activities

Optional
Fast Track Sagrada Familia & Gaudi's Artistic Works

Light

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14th Day: Barcelona
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Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy your final day in this magical, vibrant city and soak up the charms of Barcelona. Whether you're heading to the beach or uncovering the treasures held in the city's museums and art galleries, you're sure to fall in love with this lively regional capital. Overnight stay in Barcelona. 

Accommodation

ONE OF OUR SELECTED HOTELS
Evenia Rocafort or similar

731 Reviews

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15th Day: Barcelona - US
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Breakfast at the hotel*. Sadly, it's time to bring your journey through Spain to an end. At the indicated time, private transfer to the airport for your flight back to the US. Arrive in the US and end your trip**.

*Depending on the return flight schedule and the hotel breakfast service, you may not be able to enjoy the included breakfast on the last day.

**Depending on the return flight schedule, you may arrive in the US the next day.

Included activities

Included
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Participants must carry their own smartphone and download the app before the tour. Audio sets may also be available on board. Download the ticket with the cruise boarding time, available in your Exoticca account 15 days before the start of the trip.

London City Cruise

Included activity for day 3 in London

Set off on a 30 min sightseeing cruise along the River Thames! Take in the views of several of the capital's most emblematic riverside landmarks, such as Tower Bridge and the London Eye and enjoy entertaining onboard commentary along the way!

Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Light

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City of Lights: Paris After Dark Sightseeing Cruise

Included activity for day 6 in Paris

Get to know the very best of Paris from a unique perspective as you sail across the Seine on an hour-long cruise to admire the beauty of some of Paris’ most emblematic monuments. Transfers not included.

Duration 01:00h Approx. Pick up time: info at destination

Physical rating:

Light

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You must carry a printed copy of your voucher. Buses depart between every 7 and 15 minutes. You can get on and off at any of its stops. Limited access during 24 hours. Departure time: 9am-10pm (Mar-Oct) & 10am - 6pm (Nov-Feb).

Madrid City Tour Hop-on/Hop-off

Included activity for day 9 in Madrid

Get to know Madrid on a sightseeing bus tour and visit the city's highlights. Route 1 focuses on historic Madrid and Route 2 explores the modern side of the city.

Duration 23:59h Approx.

Physical rating:

Light

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The duration of the tour includes transportation. Departure point at Estació del Nord, ground floor, platform 19. End of January - beginning of March the cable car is under maintenance and the service will be replaced by the Port Cable Car.

Walking & Panoramic Tour of Barcelona with Cable Car Ride

Included activity for day 12 in Barcelona

Begin with a walking tour through the historic neighborhoods of Born and the Gothic Quarter. Visit Barcelona Cathedral before embarking on a panoramic tour, including the Olympic Port and Montjuic. Cable Car ride in Montjuic included.

Duration 04:30h Approx.

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Moderate

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Available Activities

Activities are subject to availability. The price for each optional activity will be shown in the next step of the booking process.
Optional

Visit to the Tower of London

Suggested activity for day 4 in London

Get to know one of the most iconic locations in London where you will get to gaze at the Crown Jewels, meet the legendary Yeoman Warders and ravens and see the Tower like never before. Transfers not included.

Physical rating:

Light

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Please note photography and filming are not permitted inside the Church of St. Tomé. Departure point c/ San Nicolás 15, Madrid. The duration of the tour includes transportation.

Half-Day Afternoon Excursion to Toledo

Suggested activity for day 9 in Toledo

Set off this afternoon for the historic city of Toledo, known as the 'City of Three Cultures' for its fusion of Jewish, Muslim and Christian histories. Discover this once powerful Imperial City and its eclectic mix of architectural styles.

Duration 05:00h Approx. Pick up time: 14:30 Approx

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Meeting point is in San Nicolás 15, Madrid. The duration of the tour includes transportation. From November to March only available on Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

Full-Day Excursion to Ávila & Segovia with lunch

Suggested activity for day 10

Visit two of Spain's most historic cities. Enjoy a walking tour through Avila's old town and explore its historic city walls. Visit Segovia, stroll through the old Jewish Quarter and enjoy a guided visit to the magnificent Alcazar. Lunch included.

Duration 09:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Moderate

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Departure point in c/Sardenya 311, you have to arrive 15 minutes before departure time.

Fast Track Sagrada Familia & Gaudi's Artistic Works

Suggested activity for day 13 in Barcelona

Visit the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell. Admire Gaudí’s mastery and learn about the symbolism of his incredible works. End the tour discovering some of the most emblematic modernist monuments in the city and admire the beauty of La Pedrera and Casa Batlló

Duration 04:30h Approx. Pick up time: 14:00 Approx

Physical rating:

Light

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The price includes

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  • Departures from main US airports.
  • International flights: US - London, Barcelona - US.*
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  • Internal flight: Paris - Madrid.
  • 2nd class Eurostar train ticket London – Paris & High-speed train Madrid - Barcelona.
  • 13 nights accommodation in Charm and Superior category hotels. **
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  • 13 breakfasts.
  • Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles as indicated in the itinerary.
  • Visits and entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.***
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  • Air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • River Thames Cruise in London and Seine River Sightseeing Cruise in Paris.
  • Sightseeing tour by bus of Madrid. Panoramic tour of Barcelona including Montjuïc cable car.
*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Airport and train station transfers*, taxes**, meals, drinks, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

* Airport transfer in London are not included. You will have the option to add a private airport transfers in London for an additional cost once in the next step of the booking process. Please contact our customer service if you require a transfer from an airport other than LGW or LHR.

Train station transfers in London and Paris are not included. 

** Important: please note that accommodation taxes must be paid directly to the hotel (Approx. from 2-3 € per person per night in Paris & Barcelona). 

Hotel pick up and drop off for sightseeing tour of Madrid and panoramic tour of Barcelona.

*** Please note: this itinerary is an independent tour, not a group tour. It includes accommodation, some activities and some transfers, but you will not be accompanied by a guide throughout the entire trip, nor will you be traveling in a group. As an independent tour, the dates of the excursions may differ based on the availability of the tours. The final date will be available on the voucher uploaded on your Exoticca account prior to departure.

Meeting points: the included tours will depart from designated meeting points. The location of the meeting points will be included in your trip details. Transfers to the meeting points are not included.

 

England & France:

Airport transfers in London are not included. You will have the option to add private airport transfers in London for an additional cost once your flights are confirmed.

Transfers in Paris are not included. 

 

Spain:

Important: It is mandatory to send a copy of the valid passports of all passengers to customerservice@exoticca.com at the moment you make your reservation. 

** Hotel ratings in Spain are not governed by the same standards as those in the US, so please keep this in mind when selecting your desired accommodation category.

*** Important: hotel pick up and drop off for the sightseeing tour of Madrid and the Panoramic tour of Barcelona are not included. You will have to make your own way to the meeting point and it is important that you present yourself at least 10 minutes before the starting time of the tour.

Please note that time and days in Barcelona can be changed according to the availability of the walking and bus tour of Barcelona. It will be confirmed 15 days before arrival. However, all included excursions are already guaranteed.

In case that the Barcelona city tour is not available because of external causes such as a religious or an official event, a national holiday or demonstrations, a 1-day-pass of the hop-on-hop-off bus will be offered.

Download the final itinerary uploaded to your Exoticca account to check the day, the time and pick up point of the activities.

  • England
  • France
  • Spain
    • Entry requirements

      Valid passport with at least six months validity.

    • Visa

      A visa is not required for stays of up to 6 months.

    • Currency

      Pound Sterling.

    • Language

      English.

    • Electricity

      230 V. Adapter required.

    • Health

      There are no mandatory vaccinations for travellers from the US/Canada.

    • Time zone

      GMT.

    • Other useful information

      People drive on the left-hand side of the road.

    • Tourist Office website

      www.visitbritain.com

    Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline's website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

    Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

    In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or canceled without prior notice.

    If you have reduced mobility, require the use of a wheelchair, or you would prefer this tour to be a private experience for you and your group, you must contact our Experts at +1 888-488-0592 before booking to ensure that your needs can be met.

    While on the road, it is highly unlikely that the vehicle will be equipped with wifi or bathroom facilities, though rest stops will be made for long trips. We recommend purchasing a new SIM card at the airport or placing an e-SIM before travel to guarantee internet connection.

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